The Resource The vintner's luck, Elizabeth Knox, (electronic resource)

The vintner's luck, Elizabeth Knox, (electronic resource)

Label
The vintner's luck
Title
The vintner's luck
Statement of responsibility
Elizabeth Knox
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
One summer evening in 1808, Sobran Jodeau stumbles through his family's vineyard in Burgundy, filled with wine and love sorrows. As Sobran sways in a drunken swoon, an angel appears out of nowhere to catch him. Once he gets over his shock, Sobran decides that Xas, the male angel, is his guardian sent to counsel him on everything from marriage to wine production. But Xas turns out to be far more mysterious than angelic. Compelling and erotic, The Vintner's Luck is a decidedly unorthodox love story, one that presents angels as fierce and beautiful as Milton's, and a vision of Heaven, Hell, and the vineyards in between that is unforgettable. The Vintner's Luck is a huge bestseller in New Zealand. It has sold over 50 000 copies in New Zealand and over 100 000 copies worldwide. The Vintner's Luck was published in the US by Farrar, Straus and Giroux and Picador US, and in the UK by Chatto & Windus and Vintage. It has been published in German, Dutch, Norwegian, Spanish and Hebrew. It won the Deutz Medal for Fiction at the 1999 The Montana NZ Book Awards, where it also received the Readers' Choice and Booksellers' Choice awards. It was longlisted for the 1999 Orange Prize for fiction (UK) The Vintner's Luck won the 2001 Tasmania Pacific Region Prize, and a film directed by Niki Caro is currently in production
Cataloging source
Midwest
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Knox, Elizabeth
Dewey number
823.2
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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hoopla digital
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Vineyards
  • Angel
  • Burgundy (France)
  • Electronic books
  • France
Target audience
adult
Label
The vintner's luck, Elizabeth Knox, (electronic resource)
Link
https://www.hoopladigital.com/title/11684073
Instantiates
Publication
Color
multicolored
Control code
MWT11684073
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Publisher number
MWT11684073
Specific material designation
remote
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web
Label
The vintner's luck, Elizabeth Knox, (electronic resource)
Link
https://www.hoopladigital.com/title/11684073
Publication
Color
multicolored
Control code
MWT11684073
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Publisher number
MWT11684073
Specific material designation
remote
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web

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